About Century Specialties

Company Overview

Headquartered in Traverse City, MI, Century, Inc. is a privately held, vertically integrated precision manufacturing company. The company is comprised of two separate business units on our 13-acre campus. 

Precision Machining & World Class Heat Treating

Employing an APQP quality framework and cellular manufacturing concepts, coupled with state-of-the-art CNC machines and digitally monitored heat treating equipment, the end products from Century are produced to the highest quality standards.
This unique vertical integration of our AS9100 precision machining operation and world class AS9100-NADCAP heat treat facility allows for the exchange of operational resources, single source accountability, and ultimately value to our customers.

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Experience You Can Count On

For over 45 years, Century has excelled at manufacturing products that consist of highly complex machined precision components with exacting microstructure requirements. 

Our team of talented engineers, highly skilled machinists, and product line specialists take a methodical and comprehensive approach to each project. We apply advanced manufacturing disciplines such as APQP, 
5S, and various continuous improvement initiatives to enable us to plan and execute each project to our customers total satisfaction

Worldwide Reach

Century inc. has customers in 43 of the 50 states, 3 Canadian Provinces and 16 other countries. Our logistics and exporting expertise along with our ITAR Certification allow us to support customers around the world. Century will work with you on creative solutions to increase efficiencies while insuring part availability. 

Dedicated to Customer Satisfaction

Over 90% of our customers have been with Century, Inc. for 15 years or more. Their loyalty is based on our service, quality, and on-time delivery. We look forward to serving your team with our trademark value and dedication.

We do absolutely everything we can to serve our customer’s needs. This is clear in our mission statement: "Dedicated to Customer Satisfaction through Continuous Improvement, Integrity, and Teamwork." You will see this on the faces and in the actions of each and every one of our employees.


  • AS9100 Certified
  • ISO 9001 Registered
  • DNV/ABS/API Weld Certified
  • NADCAP Accredited
  • AMS 2750
  • AMS-H-6875

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not illegally discriminate in our employment decisions based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, veteran status or pregnancy. We are also an Affirmative Action Employer and are committed to inclusion of all qualified individuals in our employment selection process.